• Next-Gen Airport Surface Safety from uAvionix

    Airfield snow removal teams leap to action when others seek shelter, facing a no-fail mission to prepare the runway surface for pilots dealing with the chaos of deteriorating weather. This chaos amplifies runway safety hazards, and too often leads to near-catastrophic encounters. Two recent examples demonstrate the extreme runway safety hazard encountered in the performance of this critical airfield function, particularly at uncontrolled ...
  • LTAS, A Division Of COMSovereign Awarded $8.4 Million Multi-Unit Aerostat Subcontract From U.S. Government Prime Contractor

    COMSovereign Holding Corp. a U.S.-based developer of 4G LTE Advanced and 5G communication systems and solutions today announced that its Lighter Than Air Systems ("LTAS") subsidiary, dba Drone Aviation, has been awarded a multi-unit, $8.4 million subcontracts from a U.S. Government prime contractor for its Winch Aerostat Small Platform ("WASP") and related support services.Based on current production scheduling, Drone Aviation anticipa...
  • Kawasaki demonstrates unmanned cargo transport system which combines an aircraft and a mobile wheeled robot

    By combining the helicopter technology we have developed and the small high-power engine cultivated in motorcycles, we are developing with the goal of achieving a payload of 200 kg, which is difficult to achieve with unmanned aerial vehicles such as drones. In the future, we are trying to make it a power unit with a view to decarbonization.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkbkoWFNVEE&t=1sAs the first target for market launch, we ...
  • Draganfly Partners with Women And Drones to Help Drive Excellence in the Drone Industry

    Draganfly Inc., award-winning, industry-leading drone solutions and systems developer, is pleased to announce a partnership with Women And Drones, the premier global platform for women who are disrupting, innovating and shaping the future of STEM and aviation. Women And Drones is the leading membership organization dedicated to driving excellence in the uncrewed aircraft systems (UAS) and Advance Air Mobility (AAM) industry by ...
  • Using drone lidar to complete an as-built survey

    Traditionally, the documentation of As-Built construction surveys relied on conventional methods such as total stations and digital photogrammetry. However, the team at Spatial Data Consultants (SDC), an expert geospatial consulting firm in High Point, North Carolina, is using drone LiDAR technology to more efficiently create accurate and precise As-Built Surveys. CLICK HERE and see how to become drone survey experts, in these all new ...
  • Easy Aerial Demonstrates Verizon 5G Edge and AWS Wavelength Capabilities For Drones

    Verizon and AWS are now offering mobile edge computing in more U.S. metro areas with the addition of Charlotte, Detroit, Los Angeles and Minneapolis. Verizon 5G Edge with AWS Wavelength, a real-time cloud computing platform, brings AWS compute and storage services to the edge of Verizon’s wireless network. The combination minimizes the latency and network hops required to connect from an application hosted on the platform to the end ...
  • 4D Avionic Systems Awarded Competitive Grant from the National Science Foundation

    4D Avionic Systems has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant for $255,994 to conduct research and development (R&D) work on a 4D Flightpath-Based Autonomous Separation Assurance Systems (ASAS).The goal of this project is to produce a functioning proof-of-concept demonstration of an autonomous aircraft and airspace management and control system for Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) ...
  • Introducing: the world’s first electric flying racing car pilots

    “This is the start of a new generation of motorsport led by some of the most talented and dynamic competitors from a wide range of motorsport and advanced air mobility backgrounds. This is just the beginning and we cannot wait to see Emily, Zephatali and Fabio plot a course to victory in the world’s first remotely piloted flying car racing series. Electric flying car racing is the most exciting and progressive form of motorsport in the ...
  • Northwest UAV’s NW-88 Heavy-Fuel Engine Soars into 2022 with New Customers and Challenging Mission Sets

     Integrated on five separate aircraft, Northwest UAV’s NW-88 Engine has completed flight testing with several of the aircraft, accruing hundreds of flight hours throughout 2021. With continued-development test flights for all aircraft planned in 2022 and initial field deployments scheduled, these numbers are set to significantly increase through the year.“Listening to the industry and our contacts in defense organizations, we ...
  • AutoFlight starts in Europe: Airtaxi ‘Prosperity I’ targets certification by 2025

    AutoFlight, the Chinese eVTOL pioneer, continues its global expansion and establishes its first location in Europe: A team led by former Airbus manager Mark R. Henning is now ramping up at Augsburg Airport in Germany. The team’s first task is to achieve European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification for AutoFlight's airtaxi ‘Prosperity I’, an electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft with a range of approximately 250 kilomete...